No matter how much nukes israel will possess, it will not do it any good. This is because the destruction of the state of israel will come from within israel. In a few years arabs will outnumber the jews. In addition to that, the jewish people does not fit together! Jews from russia cannot coexist with jews of ethiopia. The only solution is the creation of a sectarian state where arabs and jews live together. This state shall be called Palestine.
UN warns Turkey against calling buffer a 'safe zone' unless guarantees civilians' safety (Reuters)
from the article: Report: Nixon feared Israeli nukes would spur arms race